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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Chronology Securely Archaic
Fabric Category Clay
Object Type Architectural::Lateral Sima
Motif Feline
Decorative Technique Impressed
Fragment Noted true
Object Type (notes) Lateral Sima Fragment, Feline Water Spout
Size Max. Pres. Depth from fascia scar to nose end 0.100 m, Max. Pres. Height 0.104 m, Max. Pres. Width of spout at fangs 0.097 m (outer Width), Max. Pres. Inner Width of fangs 0.061 m (approx.), Pres. Thickness at fangs 0.023-0.020 m
Condition Broken away from fascia, with part of fascia remaining. Approximately one-third of lower portion of fangs missing, remainder composed of four fragments. Much abraded and encrusted.
Description Fragment preserves better part of feline water spout broken from lateral sima. Spout has small bulging eyes and brows which slant sharply downward toward center to meet at and merge into short very bulbous nose. Nose has two finger-impressed nostrils. Interior of spout very uneven with finger-marks (?). Spout irregularly modeled.
Fabric Description Murlo teracotta, fired orange on exterior, grayish-buff at core. Coarse clay with very large particles of stone and mica.
Note
Property or Relation Value(s)
Consists of
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
clay
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
Has type
[Standard: CIDOC-CRM]
sima
[Standard: British Museum Thesaurus]
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Suggested Citation

Anthony Tuck. "PC 19680598 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Agger/Agger 2D/1968, ID:467". (2012) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2012-12-28. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/FA85B7BD-FB40-4F42-35EA-06AEB41A5874> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2348md56

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